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Why not geology?.

C H R. Halfyard

Why not geology?.

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Published by Geographical Association in [s.l.] .
Written in English

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Reprinted from Geography, Vol48, 1963, pages 293-295.

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Open LibraryOL13705523M

They are not used competitively; each type contributes an essential facet for a complete understanding of the total geology of an area. 2 Structural Maps and Sections Subsurface structure may be mapped on any formation boundary, unconformity, or producing formation that can be identified and correlated by well data.

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